Reaching out to online learners

If you’re teaching (or taking) an online or blended/hybrid course, you already know how much there is to learn, both technically and content-wise.  Here’s a site to support students in online courses.  With this help at hand, students and instructors can navigate the technical aspects of their online courses.  There are also links to more Read More…

Ereserves made easier

Have you assigned e-reserves to your students?  When you give them the password, also give them the link to this video. The screencast briefly describes e-reserves and shows how to access them.  In advance, thank you for sharing–and thank you for listening.

The ongoing task of getting organized

Image from http://www.freeimages.co.uk/ With a new calendar year underway and a new semester upon us many people talk about getting organized.  I’m no exception, as you can tell from these past posts A little planning now for fewer headaches later (2/12/09) Housekeeping help InfoSavvy style (8/27/10) Organizational tools where you already are (9/10/10) If you’re Read More…

New ebooks for the new year

Happy New Year! If you want to try something new to start the year, try out the library’s subscription to the ebrary Academic Complete ebooks Collection.  This collection covers a wide range of subject areas and a variety of publishers, including several university presses.  You can print pages or chapters from the books.  With a Read More…